A. C. Grayling Anthony Clifford "A. C." Grayling (born 3 April 1949) is a British philosopher.
A. G. Dickens Arthur Geoffrey Dickens FBA (6 July 1910 – 31 July 2001) was an English academic and author.
Accepted Frewen Accepted Frewen (1588–1664) was a priest in the Church of England and Archbishop of York from 1660 to 1664.
Aelred Sillem Aelred Sillem (29 October 1908 – 19 May 1994) was second abbot of Quarr Abbey, on the Isle of Wight, from 1964 to 1992.
Al-Muhtadee Billah Prince Duli Yang Teramat Mulia Paduka Seri Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Ibni Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia Paduka Seri Baginda Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin...
Alan Campbell Don Alan Campbell Don KCVO (1885–1966) was a trustee of the National Portrait Gallery author of the Scottish Book of Common Prayer, Chaplain and Secretary to Cosmo Lang, Archbishop of Canterbury bet...
Alan Don Alan Campbell Don KCVO (1885–3 May 1966) was a trustee of the National Portrait Gallery, editor of the Scottish Book of Common Prayer, chaplain and secretary to Cosmo Lang, Archbishop of Canterb...
Alan Garner Alan Garner OBE (born 17 October 1934) is an English novelist best known for his children's fantasy novels and his retellings of traditional British folk tales.
Alan Hollinghurst Alan J. Hollinghurst FRSL (born 26 May 1954) is an English novelist, poet, short story writer and translator.
Albert Hourani Albert Fadlo Hourani (ألبرت فضلو حوراني; March 31, 1915 – January 17, 1993) was a British-Lebanese historian, specializing in the Middle East.
Alexander Carr-Saunders Sir Alexander Morris Carr-Saunders, KBE, FBA (1886–1966) was an English biologist and sociologist.
Alfred Denning, Baron Denning Alfred Thompson "Tom" Denning, Baron Denning, OM, PC, DL, QC (23 January 1899 – 5 March 1999), commonly known as Lord Denning, was a British lawyer and judge.
Alfred Pott The Ven Alfred Pott (1822-1908) was Archdeacon of Berkshire from 1870 until 1903.
Alister Kirby Alister Graham Kirby (14 April 1886 – 29 March 1917) was a British rower who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Allan Leighton Allan Leighton (born 12 April 1953 in Hereford) is an English businessman, former CEO of Asda and former non-executive Chairman of the Royal Mail.
Alwyn Keith Warren Alwyn Keith Warren CMG, MC (23 September 1900 - 27 May 1988), born in Wellington, New Zealand, was Bishop of Christchurch in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia from 1951 ...
Alwyn Warren (bishop) Alwyn Keith Warren, CMG, MC (23 September 1900 - 27 May 1988), was Bishop of Christchurch in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia from 1951 until 1966 and Chancellor of th...
Amory Lovins Amory Bloch Lovins (born November 13, 1947) is an American physicist, environmental scientist, writer, and Chairman/Chief Scientist of the Rocky Mountain Institute.
Andrew Lloyd Webber Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born March 22, 1948), properly styled and widely known as The Lord Lloyd-Webber, is a British composer and impresario of musical theatre.
Andrew McNeillie Andrew McNeillie was born at Hen Golwyn in North Wales, 12 August 1946, and educated at the primary school there, at Colwyn Bay Grammar School, and from the age of thirteen at John Bright Gramma...
Andrew Saunders Andrew Saunders (22 September 1931 – 13 March 2009) was an internationally recognised expert in artillery fortifications and Chief Inspector of Ancient Monuments and Historic Buildings in the UK...
Andrew Sullivan Andrew Michael Sullivan (born 10 August 1963) is a British author, editor and blogger, resident in the United States.
Anna Popplewell Anna Katherine Popplewell (born 16 December 1988) is an English film, television and theater actress.
Anthony Birley Anthony Richard Birley (born 8 October 1937) was the Professor of Ancient History at University of Manchester (1974–1990) and at University of Düsseldorf (1990–2002).
Anthony Crossley Anthony Crommelin Crossley (13 August 1903–15 August 1939) was a British a writer, publisher and Conservative politician.
Aravind Adiga Aravind Adiga (born 23 October 1974) is an Indian writer and journalist.
Archibald Strong Archibald Thomas Strong (30 December 1876 – 2 September 1930) was an Australian scholar and poet.
Arthur Geoffrey Dickens Arthur Geoffrey Dickens FBA (6 July 1910 – 31 July 2001) was an English academic and author.
Arthur Hill, 2nd Marquess of Downshire Arthur Hill, 2nd Marquess of Downshire PC, FRS (3 March 1753 – 7 September 1801), styled Viscount Kilwarlin until 1789 and Earl of Hillsborough from 1789 to 1793, was a British peer ...
Arthur Porritt, Baron Porritt Arthur Espie Porritt, Baron Porritt, 1st Baronet, Bt, GCMG, GCVO, CBE (10 August 1900 – 1 January 1994) was a New Zealand physician, military surgeon, statesman and athlete.
Arthur Stanley Ramsey Arthur Stanley Ramsey (1867 – 31 December 1954) was a British mathematician and author of mathematics and physics textbooks.
Ashley Bramall Sir (Ernest) Ashley Bramall (6 January 1916 – 10 February 1999) was a British Labour Party politician, Member of Parliament for Bexley from 1946 to 1950 and Leader of the Inner London Educ...
Austen Kark Austen Kark CBE (20 October 1926–10 May 2002) was a managing director of the BBC World Service.
Bartle Brennen Bull Bartle Brennen Bull was a Canadian-born British barrister and Conservative Party politician.
Bede Griffiths Bede Griffiths OSB Cam, born Alan Richard Griffiths and also known by the end of his life as Swami Dayananda, was a British-born Indian Benedictine monk who lived in ashrams in South...
Ben Goldacre Benjamin Michael Goldacre, MRCPsych (born 1974) is a British physician, academic and science writer.
Benedikt Isserlin Benedikt S. J. Isserlin (1916 – October 23, 2005) was formerly Reader in and Head of the Department of Semitic Studies at the University of Leeds.
Bernard Gardiner Bernard Gardiner (baptised 25 September 1668; died 22 April 1726) was an academic at the University of Oxford, serving as Warden of All Souls College, Oxford, and also as Vice-Chancellor of Oxfo...
Bernard Sendall Bernard Charles Sendall (30 April 1913 - 25 May 1996) was a Civil Servant and an executive member of the British Independent Television Authority (ITA).
Bernard Spilsbury Sir Bernard Henry Spilsbury KBE (16 May 1877 – 17 December 1947) was a British pathologist.
Bevis Hillier Bevis Hillier is an English art historian, author and journalist.
Bill Emmott Bill Emmott (born August 6, 1956) is an English journalist and editor.
Brian Fall Sir Brian Fall (born 13 December 1937) is a retired British diplomat who is the UK's Special Representative for the South Caucasus.
Brian Greene Brian Greene (born February 9, 1963) is an American theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Brian Inglis Brian Inglis (31 July 1916 – 11 February 1993) was an Anglo-Irish journalist, historian and television presenter.
Carleton Rea Carleton Rea was an English mycologist, botanist, and naturalist.
Cecil Clementi Sir Cecil Clementi, GCMG, KStJ, FRGS, MRAS (1 September 1875 – 5 April 1947), was a British colonial administrator who served as Governor of Hong Kong from 1925–30, and Governor and Commander-in...
Cecil Madigan Cecil Thomas Madigan (15 October 1889 - 14 January 1947) was an Australian explorer and geologist born in Renmark, South Australia.
Charles Arnold-Baker Charles Arnold-Baker, OBE, born Wolfgang Charles Werner von Blumenthal (Berlin, 25 June 1918; died 6 June 2009) was an English barrister (called 1948), an academic and a historian.
Charles Bousfield Huleatt Charles Bousfield Huleatt (1863–1908) also known under the pseudonym of Caulifield, was an Anglican priest born in Folkestone, England.
Charles Burnell Charles Desborough Burnell OBE, DSO (13 January 1876 – 3 October 1969) was a British rower who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
Charles Burney (priest) Charles Burney was an Anglican priest: the Archdeacon of Kingston-upon-Thames from 1879 to 1904.
Charles Caesar Sir Charles Caesar (27 January 1590 – 6 December 1642), of Benington in Hertfordshire, was an English judge who served as Master of the Rolls in the period leading up to the outbreak of the Engl...
Charles Daubeny Charles Giles Bridle Daubeny (11 February 1795 – 12 December 1867) was an English chemist, botanist and geologist.
Charles de Thierry Charles Philippe Hippolyte de Thierry (April 1793 – 8 July 1864) was a nineteenth-century adventurer who attempted to establish his own sovereign state in New Zealand in the years before British...
Charles Edward Plumb Charles Edward Plumb (1864–1930) was an Anglican priest in the first third of the 20th century.
Charles Henry Caffin Charles Henry Caffin (June 4, 1854 – January 14, 1918) was an Anglo-American writer and art critic, born in Sittingbourne, Kent, England.
Charles Plumb Charles Edward Plumb (1864–1930) was an Anglican priest in the first third of the 20th century.
Charles Reade Charles Reade (8 June 1814 – 11 April 1884) was an English novelist and dramatist, best known for The Cloister and the Hearth.
Charles Spencer, 9th Earl Spencer Charles Edward Maurice Spencer, 9th Earl Spencer, DL (born 20 May 1964), styled Viscount Althorp between 1975 and 1992, is a British peer and brother of Diana, Princess of Wales.
Chris Huhne Christopher Murray Paul-Huhne (born 2 July 1954) is a British journalist and former politician who was the Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament for Eastleigh from 2005 to 2013 and the Secretary...
Clive Crook Clive Crook (born 1955 in Yorkshire, England) is a columnist for the Financial Times, the National Journal and a senior editor at The Atlantic Monthly.
Colin Turnbull Colin Macmillan Turnbull (November 23, 1924 – July 28, 1994) was a British-American anthropologist who came to public attention with the popular books The Forest People (on the Mbuti Pygmies...
Collier Cudmore Sir Collier Robert Cudmore (13 June 1885 – 16 May 1971) was an Australian lawyer, politician and Olympic rower who won the Gold medal in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
Compton Mackenzie Sir Compton Mackenzie, OBE (1883–1972) was a prolific writer of fiction, biography, histories and memoir, as well as a cultural commentator, raconteur and lifelong Scottish nationalist.
Dalziel Hammick Dalziel Llewellyn Hammick FRS (born 8 March 1887, West Norwood, London, England, died 17 October 1966), was an English research chemist.
Daniel Featley Daniel Featley, also called Fairclough and sometimes called Richard Fairclough/Featley (15 March 1582 – 17 April 1645), was an English theologian and controversialist.
Darius Guppy Darius Guppy (born 1964) is a British-Iranian businessman, noted for his colourful ancestry, high-society contacts and unconventional lifestyle.
Dave Morris Dave Morris (born in 1957) is a British author of gamebooks, novels and comics and a designer of computer games and role-playing games.
Dave Morris (writer) Dave Morris (born in 1957) is a British author of gamebooks, novels and comics and a designer of computer games and role-playing games.
David Abraham (executive) David Abraham (born 1963, Lincoln, Lincolnshire) is the Chief Executive of the United Kingdom's Channel Four Television Corporation, appointed in January 2010 he formally took up his post on 4 M...
David Lloyd-Jones David Matthias Lloyd-Jones (born 19 November 1934) is a British conductor who has specialised in British and Russian music.
David Lloyd-Jones (conductor) David Matthias Lloyd-Jones (born 19 November 1934) is a British conductor who has specialised in British and Russian music.
David Marquand David Ian Marquand, FBA, FRHistS, FRSA (born 20 September 1934) is a British academic and former Labour Party Member of Parliament (MP).
David Morris (actor) David Cedric Morris (11 September 1924 – 29 October 2007) was an English painter and actor who is perhaps best known for his role as Grandpa George in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005).
David Profumo David John Profumo FRSL (born 20 October 1955 in London) is an English novelist.
David Rendel David Digby Rendel (born 15 April 1949) is a British Liberal Democrat politician.
David Souter David Hackett Souter (born September 17, 1939) is a retired Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
David Treffry David Treffry, OBE, (7 October 1926 – 3 April 2000) was a Cornish colonial servant, international financier and High Sheriff of Cornwall.
David Victor Kelly Sir David Kelly GCMG MC was a British diplomat who was Minister to Switzerland and Ambassador to Argentina, Turkey and the USSR.
David Vitter David Bruce Vitter (born May 3, 1961) is the junior United States Senator from Louisiana and a member of the Republican Party.
Deane Terrell Richard Deane Terrell AO, BEc (Hons)(Adel), PhD (ANU), academic, econometrician and vigneron, was a Rhodes scholar (1959) and Vice-Chancello...
Derek Brewer Derek Stanley Brewer (13 July 1923 – 23 October 2008) was a medieval scholar, author and publisher.
Derek Plumbly Sir Derek Plumbly KCMG is a British diplomat who has served throughout the Arab world.
Derek Richter Derek Richter (14 January 1907 – 15 December 1995), English neuropsychiatrist, was a founding father of the science of brain chemistry.
Desmond Morris Desmond John Morris, FZS (born 24 January 1928) is an English zoologist, ethologist and surrealist painter, as well as a popular author in human sociobiology.
Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah Dhananjayan Sivaguru ("Danny") Sriskandarajah (born December 1975) is the Director-General of Civicus, the World Alliance for Citizen Participation.
Dinah Rose Dinah Rose, QC is a British human rights barrister.
Dominic Grieve Dominic Charles Roberts Grieve, QC (born 24 May 1956) is a British Conservative politician, barrister, Queen's Counsel and a Member of the Privy Council.
Donald Adamson Donald Adamson (born 30 March 1939) is a biographer, historian and literary critic.
Donald Fergusson Sir Donald Fergusson, GCB (26 August 1891 – 4 March 1963) was a British civil servant who as Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture had directed the Food Production Campaign during t...
Donald McLachlan Donald Harvey McLachlan (25 September 1898 – 10 January 1971) was a Scottish journalist and author who was the founding editor of The Sunday Telegraph.
Donough O'Brien, 16th Baron Inchiquin Donough Edward Foster O'Brien, 16th Baron Inchiquin (5 January 1897 – 19 October 1968) was the holder of a hereditary peerage in the Peerage of Ireland, as well as Chief of the Name of O'Brien a...
Douglas Dodds-Parker Sir Arthur Douglas Dodds-Parker (5 July 1909 – 13 September 2006) was, successively, an imperial administrator, a wartime soldier involved in irregular warfare, and British Conservative Pa...
Edward Byles Cowell Professor Edward Byles Cowell FBA (January 23, 1826 – February 9, 1903) was a noted translator of Persian poetry and the first professor of Sanskrit at Cambridge University.
Edward Clay Sir Edward Clay KCMG (born 21 July 1945) is a retired British diplomat, formerly a High Commissioner and ambassador.
Edward Gibbon Edward Gibbon (8 May 173716 January 1794) was an English historian and Member of Parliament.
Edward Goldsmith Edward René David Goldsmith (November 8, 1928, Paris, France – August 21, 2009, Siena, Italy), widely known as Teddy Goldsmith, was an Anglo-French environmentalist, writer and philos...
Edward Holdsworth Edward Holdsworth (1684–1746) was an English classical scholar, known as a neo-Latin poet.
Francis Drope Francis Drope (1629?–1671), was an English arboriculturist.
Francis Leighton Francis Knyvett Leighton (1806 – 13 October 1881) was an English academic and priest, who was Warden of All Souls College, Oxford, from 1858 until his death.
Francis McDougall Francis Thomas McDougall was the first Bishop of Labuan and Sarawak from 1849 to 1868.
Francis Oliver Green-Wilkinson The Most Rev Francis Oliver Green-Weston MC was an eminent Anglican Archbishop in the third quarter of the 20th century.
Francis Oswald Lindley Sir Francis Oswald Lindley GCMG CB CBE PC (12 June 1872 – 17 August 1950) was a British diplomat who was HM Consul-General in Russia in 1919, British High Commissioner in Vienna 1919&ndash...
Francis Patrick Donovan Francis Patrick Donovan, (1 February 1922 − 3 February 2012) was Australian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the OECD, and Ambassador and Special Trade Delegate to the United Nations ...
Francis Tate Francis Tate (1560–1616) was an English antiquary and politician, Member of Parliament for Northampton and Shrewsbury.
Francis Thomas McDougall Francis Thomas McDougall (1817-16 November 1886 ) was the first Bishop of Labuan and Sarawak from 1849 to 1868.
Frank Close Francis Edwin Close OBE (born 24 July 1945) is a noted particle physicist who is Professor of Physics at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford.
Frank Goldsmith Francis Benedict Hyam Goldsmith (1878 – 14 February 1967) was a British Conservative Party politician who served as a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1910 to 1918.
Frank Heilgers Lieutenant-Colonel Frank Frederick Alexander Heilgers (25 June 1892 – 16 January 1944) was a British Conservative Party Member of Parliament (MP) who was killed in a train crash during Wor...
Frank McEachran Frank McEachran (1900–1975), sometimes known as Kek, was a British schoolmaster and author.
Frank Willan Group Captain Frank Andrew Willan CBE DFC DL (21 December 1915 – 12 November 1981), was an English pilot, Royal Air Force officer and Conservative politician.
Franklin Raines Franklin Delano "Frank" Raines (born January 14, 1949) is an American business executive.
Freddie Grisewood Frederick Henry Grisewood, known as Freddie Grisewood (11 April 1888 – 15 November 1972) was a British broadcaster, who had a long and varied career with the BBC. He was perhaps best...
Frederic Calland Williams Sir Frederic Calland Williams, CBE, FRS (26 June 1911 Stockport – 11 August 1977 Manchester), known as 'F.C. Williams' or (less often) 'Freddie Williams', was an English engineer.
Frederic G. Kenyon Sir Frederic George Kenyon, GBE, KCB, TD, FBA, FSA (15 January 1863 – 23 August 1952) was a British paleographer and biblical and classical scholar.
Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford Frederic John Napier Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GBE, PC (12 August 18681 April 1933) was a British statesman who served as Governor of Queensland (1905–1909), Governor o...
Frederick Bulley Frederick Bulley (1810 – 3 September 1885) was President of Magdalen College, Oxford, from 1855 until his death.
Frederick Hawkes Frederick Ochterloney Taylor Hawkes was the fourth Bishop of Kingston-upon-Thames.
Frederick Pitman Frederick Archibald Hugo Pitman (1 June 1892 – 25 July 1963) was a Scottish rower who competed for Great Britain and Ireland in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Frederick Warner (diplomat) Sir Frederick Archibald Warner, GCVO, KCMG (2 May 1918 – 30 September 1995) was British diplomat and businessman who at the end of his career was elected to the European Parliament.
Gareth Evans (politician) Gareth John Evans AC, QC (born 5 September 1944), is an Australian international policymaker and former politician.
Gavin de Beer Sir Gavin Rylands de Beer FRS (1 November 1899 – 21 June 1972) was a British evolutionary embryologist.
Gavin Lambert Gavin Lambert (23 July 1924 – 17 July 2005) was a British-born screenwriter, novelist and biographer who lived for part of his life in Hollywood.
Geoffrey Adams Sir Geoffrey Doyne Adams (born 11 June 1957) is a member of the British Diplomatic Service.
Geoffrey Dawson George Geoffrey Dawson (25 October 1874 – 7 November 1944) was editor of The Times from 1912 to 1919 and again from 1923 until 1941.
Geoffrey Household Geoffrey Edward West Household (30 November 1900 — 4 October 1988) was a prolific British novelist who specialized in thrillers.
George Bodington George Bodington (1799–1882) was a British general practitioner and pulmonary specialist.
George Brandis George Brandis, QC (born 22 June 1957), is the 36th Attorney-General of Australia and has been a Liberal member of the Australian Senate representing Queensland since May 2000.
George Browne (died 1631) George Browne (1583 – 1631) was an English lawyer, landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1614 and 1629.
George Cambridge, 2nd Marquess of Cambridge George Francis Hugh Cambridge, 2nd Marquess of Cambridge, GCVO (11 October 1895 – 16 April 1981), known as Prince George of Teck until 1917 and as Earl of Eltham from 1917 to 1...
George Edmundson George Edmundson (4 February 1848 – 3 July 1930) was a clergyman of the Church of England and academic historian of the University of Oxford.
George Will George Frederick Will (born May 4, 1941) is an American newspaper columnist, journalist, and author.
George Wither George Wither (11 June 1588 O.S. (21 June 1588 NS) – 2 May 1667 O.S. (12 May 1667 NS)) was an English poet, pamphleteer, and satirist.
Gerald Bowden Gerald Francis Bowden (born 26 August 1935), was British Conservative MP for Dulwich from 1983 until 1992.
Gerald Butler His Honour Gerald Norman Butler, QC (15 September 1930 – 28 February 2010) was an English judge, who was the senior judge at Southwark Crown Court.
Gerald Gardiner, Baron Gardiner Gerald Austin Gardiner, Baron Gardiner, CH, QC, PC (30 May 1900 – 7 January 1990), was a British Labour politician, who served as Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain from 1964 to 1970 and duri...
Gerald Gould Gerald Gould (1885–1936) was an English writer, known as a journalist and reviewer, essayist and poet.
Gladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron Gladwyn Hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron Gladwyn, GCMG, GCVO, CB, known as Gladwyn Jebb, was a prominent British civil servant, diplomat and politician as well as the Acting Secretary-General ...
Glencairn Balfour Paul Glencairn Balfour Paul CMG (September 23, 1917 – July 2, 2008) was the British Ambassador to Iraq, Jordan and Tunisia before becoming an academic at Exeter University.
Godman Irvine Sir Bryant Godman Irvine (25 July 1909 – 3 May 1992) was a Canadian-born British Conservative politician.
Goldwin Smith Goldwin Smith D. C. L., LL.D. (August 13, 1823 – June 7, 1910) was a British historian and journalist, active in the United Kingdom and Canada.
Gordon Clough Arthur Gordon Clough, was an English radio presenter and journalist, primarily known for his work on BBC Radio 4.
Gordon Hamilton Fairley Gordon Hamilton Fairley DM, FRCP (20 April 1930 – 23 October 1975) was a professor of medical oncology.
Gordon Preston Gordon Bamford Preston (b. April 28, 1925) is an English mathematician who is known for his work on semigroups.
Graham Page Sir Graham Page was a British Conservative Party politician.
Grenfell Price Sir Archibald Grenfell Price CMG FRGS was an Australian geographer, historian and educationist.
Guenter Treitel Sir Guenter Heinz Treitel (born 1928), QC, FBA, is a German-born English academic and retired Vinerian Professor of English Law.
Guido Calabresi Guido Calabresi (born October 18, 1932) is an Italian American legal scholar and senior judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Guy Nickalls Guy Nickalls (13 November 1866 – 8 July 1935) was a British rower who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics as a member of the British eight that won gold, won 22 events at Henley Royal Regatta a...
Guy Oliver Nickalls Guy Oliver Nickalls (4 April 1899 – 26 April 1974), also known as Gully Nickalls, was a British rower who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics and in the 1928 Summer Olympics.
H. A. Berlin Heather A. Berlin is an American neuroscientist focusing on brain-behavior relationships affecting the prevention and treatment of psychiatric disorders.
H. D. G. Leveson Gower Sir Henry Dudley Gresham Leveson Gower (8 May 1873 – 1 February 1954) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Oxford University and Surrey and captained England in Test cricket.
H. Montgomery Hyde Harford Montgomery Hyde (14 August 1907 – 10 August 1989), born in Belfast, was a barrister, politician (Ulster Unionist MP for Belfast North), author and biographer, who lost his seat in ...
Haldane Stewart Haldane Campbell Stewart (1868–1942) was an English musician, composer and cricketer.
Harcourt Gilbey Gold Sir Harcourt Gilbey Gold (3 May 1876 - 27 July 1952) was a successful British rower, the first to be knighted for services to the sport.
Harold Arkwright Harold Arthur Arkwright (10 November 1872 – 10 December 1942) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Oxford University between 1893 and 1895.
Harold Hongju Koh Harold Hongju Koh (born December 8, 1954) is a Korean American lawyer and legal scholar.
Harold Morris (politician) Sir Harold Spencer Morris MBE (December 1876 – 11 November 1967) was an English barrister, judge and National Liberal MP.
Harry Christophers Richard Henry Tudor "Harry" Christophers CBE (born 26 December 1953, Goudhurst, Kent) is an English conductor.
Harry Hylton-Foster Sir Harry Braustyn Hylton-Foster PC (10 April 1905 – 2 September 1965), was a British Conservative Party politician who served as a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1950 until his death.
Harry Mount Harry Mount (born 1971) is an English author and journalist, since 2009 a frequent contributor to the Daily Mail.
Henry Tizard Sir Henry Thomas Tizard FRS (23 August 1885 in Gillingham, Kent – 9 October 1959 in Fareham, Hampshire) was an English chemist and inventor and past Rector of Imperial College.
Henry Wells (rower) Henry Bensley Wells MBE (12 January 1891 – 4 July 1967) was an English judge and a rower who competed for Great Britain in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Henry Wetherell The Ven. Henry Wetherell was Archdeacon of Hereford from 1825 to 1852.
Herbert Hunt Herbert J. Hunt was an English writer and translator.
Herbert Mackworth Herbert Mackworth (7 September 1687 – 20 August 1765) was a Welsh landowner, coal owner and MP.
Hew Lorimer Hew Martin Lorimer was a Scottish sculptor.
Holden Hutton William Holden Hutton (24 May 1860 – 24 October 1930) was a British historian and a presbyter of the Church of England.
Horace Lambart, 11th Earl of Cavan The Venerable Horace Edward Samuel Sneade Lambart, 11th Earl of Cavan TD (25 August 1878 – 9 December 1950) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and Anglican priest.
Hormuzd Rassam Hormuzd Rassam (182616 September 1910), was a native Assyrian and Christian Assyriologist who made a number of important discoveries from 1877 to 1882, including the clay tablets that contained ...
Howard Florey Howard Walter Florey, Baron Florey of Adelaide (24 September 189821 February 1968) was an Australian pharmacologist and pathologist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945 ...
Hugh Boulter Hugh Boulter was the Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh, the Primate of All Ireland, from 1724 until his death.
Humphrey Mackworth Sir Humphrey Mackworth (Jan 1657–1727) was a British industrialist and politician.
Humphry Bowen Humphry John Moule Bowen (22 June 1929 – 9 August 2001) was a British botanist and chemist.
Iain Sproat Iain MacDonald Sproat (8 November 1938 – 29 September 2011) was a British Conservative Member of Parliament (MP).
Ian Bowater Lieutenant Colonel Sir Ian Frank Bowater, GBE, DSO, TD (16 December 1904 – 1 October 1982) was Lord Mayor of London from 1969 to 1970, the youngest son of Sir Frank Bowater, 1st Baronet (L...
Ian Hislop Ian David Hislop (born 13 July 1960) is a British journalist, satirist, comedian, writer, broadcaster and editor of the magazine Private Eye.
Ian Wilson (politician) Ian Bonython Cameron Wilson AM (2 May 1932 – 2 April 2013), solicitor, company director and Australian politician, was born in Adelaide, South Australia, the son of Sir Keith Wilson, a pro...
Ian Wilson (writer) Ian Wilson (born 1941) is the prolific author of religious and scientific books.
Ingram Cleasby (Thomas Wood) Ingram Cleasby was Dean of Chester in the latter part of the 20th century.
Ion Calvocoressi Major Ion Melville Calvocoressi MBE MC was an officer in the British Army in the Second World War and later a stockbroker in the City of London.
J. Paul Getty Jean Paul Getty (December 15, 1892 – June 6, 1976) was an American industrialist.
J. Storer Clouston Joseph Storer Clouston (23 May 1870, Cumberland - 23 June 1944, Orkney) was an Orcadian author and historian.
Jake Sullivan Jacob "Jake" Sullivan (born November 28, 1976) is the national security advisor to Vice President Joe Biden.
James Angus Gillan Sir (James) Angus Gillan (11 October 1885 – 23 April 1981) was a Scottish rower and colonial service official.
James Atkin, Baron Atkin James Richard Atkin, Baron Atkin (28 November 1867 – 25 June 1944) was a lawyer and judge of Australian-Welsh origin, who practised in England and Wales.
James Bateman James Bateman (18 July 1811 – 27 November 1897) was a British landowner and accomplished horticulturist.
James Buchan The Honourable James Buchan (born 11 June 1954) is a Scottish novelist and journalist.
James Coats Lieutenant Colonel Sir James Stuart Coats, 3rd Baronet MC was a British skeleton racer who competed in the late 1940s.
James Fenton James Martin Fenton FRSL FRSA (born 25 April 1949, Lincoln) is an English poet, journalist and literary critic.
James Fisher James Maxwell McConnell Fisher (3 September 1912 – 25 September 1970) was a British author, editor, broadcaster, naturalist and ornithologist.
James Fisher (naturalist) James Maxwell McConnell Fisher (3 September 1912 – 25 September 1970) was a British author, editor, broadcaster, naturalist and ornithologist.
James Frederick Ferrier James Frederick Ferrier (16 June 1808, Edinburgh – 11 June 1864, St Andrews) was a Scottish metaphysical writer.
James Gobbo Sir James Augustine Gobbo, AC, CVO, KStJ, QC (born 22 March 1931) is a retired Australian jurist and was the 25th Governor of Victoria.
James Hurdis James Hurdis (1763–1801) was an English clergyman and a poet, born in Bishopstone, East Sussex.
James Remnant, 1st Baron Remnant James Farquharson Remnant, 1st Baron Remnant, CBE (13 February 1862 – 30 January 1933), known as Sir James Remnant, 1st Baronet, from 1917 to 1928, was a British Conservative politician.
James Sherwood (comedian) James Sherwood (born 26 February 1975) is a stand-up comedian, comedy writer, singer, pianist, and composer.
James Sykes Gamble James Sykes Gamble FRS FLS (1847–1925) was an English botanist who specialized in the flora of the Indian sub-continent; he became Director of the British Imperial Forest School at Dehradun, and...
James Tetley James George Tetley, DD, DLitt, MA (6 July 1843 – 10 March 1924) was an eminent Anglican priest and author in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
James Whitbourn James Whitbourn (born 17 August 1963) is a British composer and conductor.
Jasper Ridley Jasper Godwin Ridley (25 May 1920 – 1 July 2004) was a British writer, known for historical biographies.
Jeffrey Alan Gray Jeffrey Alan Gray (26 May 1934 – 30 April 2004) was a British psychologist.
Jeffrey Daniel (MP) Jeffrey Daniel (29 June 1626 – 22 April 1681) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1660.
Jeffrey Skidmore Jeffrey Skidmore is the conductor and artistic director of Ex Cathedra, a choir and early music ensemble based in Birmingham in the West Midlands, England.
Jeremy Hunt (politician) Jeremy Richard Streynsham Hunt, MP (born 1 November 1966) is a British Conservative Party politician, who is the Secretary of State for Health, and the Member of Parliament for South West Surrey.
Jeremy Suter Jeremy Suter (born in London) is an English organist and choral director.
Jeremy Wolfenden Jeremy Wolfenden (26 June 1934, England – 28 December 1965) was a foreign correspondent and British spy at the height of the Cold War.
Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (འཇིགས་མེད་གེ་སར་རྣམ་རྒྱལ་དབང་ཕྱུག་, born 21 February 1980) is the son of Jigme Singye Wangchuck and the 5th and current reigning Dragon King (Druk Gyalpo) of the ...
John Allibond John Allibond (1597–1658), was the master of Magdalen College School.
John Betjeman Sir John Betjeman, CBE (28 August 190619 May 1984) was an English poet, writer and broadcaster who described himself in Who's Who as a "poet and hack".
John Biggs-Davison Sir John Alec Biggs-Davison (7 June 1918 – 17 September 1988) was a Conservative Member of Parliament in the United Kingdom for Chigwell from 1955 and then, after boundary changes in 1974, Eppin...
John Bretland Farmer Sir John Bretland Farmer FRS (5 April 1865 – 26 January 1944) was a British botanist, born at Atherstone and educated at Magdalen College, Oxford.
John Browne (Parliamentarian) John Browne (1582 – 16 May 1659) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1621 and 1653.
John Bullingham John Bullingham (died 1598) was the Bishop of Gloucester in the Church of England from 1581.
John Claymond John Claymond (1468–1537) was the first President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
John Clement Du Buisson The Very Reverend John Clement Du Buisson, MA (12 October 1871 – 18 April 1938) was an eminent Anglican priest in the first half of the 20th century.
John Colet John Colet (January 1467 – 10 September 1519) was an English churchman and educational pioneer.
John Conington John Conington (10 August 1825 – 23 October 1869) was an English classical scholar.
John Cortes The Hon. Dr. John Emmanuel Cortes, MBE, is an ecologist, zoologist, Justice of the Peace and Gibraltarian MP, member of the Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party.
John D. Barrow John David Barrow FRS (born 29 November 1952) is an English cosmologist, theoretical physicist, and mathematician.
John Davenport (minister) John Davenport (April 9, 1597 – May 30, 1670) was an English Puritan clergyman and co-founder of the American colony of New Haven.
John Davenport (Puritan) John Davenport (April 9, 1597 – May 30, 1670) was an English Puritan clergyman and co-founder of the American colony of New Haven.
John de Monins Johnson John de Monins Johnson was an English papyrologist, printer of the Oxford English Dictionary, and collector.
John Doyle (judge) John Jeremy Doyle, AC, QC (born 4 January 1945), Australian jurist, was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of South Australia, the highest ranking court in the Australian State of South Aust...
John Du Buisson The Very Reverend John Clement Du Buisson MA was an eminent Anglican priest in the first half of the 20th century.
John Eccles (neurophysiologist) Sir John Carew Eccles, AC FRS FRACP FRSNZ FAAS (27 January 1903 – 2 May 1997) was an Australian neurophysiologist who won the 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on the synapse.
John Foxe John Foxe (1516/17 – 18 April 1587) was an English historian and martyrologist, the author of Actes and Monuments (popularly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs), an account of Christian mar...
John Gerrard (artist) John Gerrard, (born 20 July 1974) is an Irish artist, working in Dublin and Vienna, best known for his sculptures, which typically take the form of digital simulations displayed using Real-time ...
John H. Buckeridge John H. Buckeridge (1857-1934) was an English-born Australian architect, who built about sixty churches in Queensland and is also remembered for remodeling the interior of the Macquarie era chur...
John Hemming (explorer) John Hemming, CMG (born 5 January 1935) is a Canadian explorer and author, expert on Incas and indigenous peoples of Amazonia.
John Hemming (politician) John Alexander Melvin Hemming (born 16 March 1960) is a British politician, the Member of Parliament for Birmingham Yardley and Group Chair of the Liberal Democrats on the city council of Birmin...
John Hooke (politician) John Hooke (c. 1605 – 14 May 1685) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1659 and 1661.
John Hutton (British Labour politician) John Matthew Patrick Hutton, Baron Hutton of Furness (born 6 May 1955) is a British Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Barrow and Furness in Cumbria from 1992 to 2...
John Hutton, Baron Hutton of Furness John Matthew Patrick Hutton, Baron Hutton of Furness (born 6 May 1955) is a British Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Barrow and Furness in Cumbria from 1992 to 2...
John Kittmer John Kittmer (born 6 July 1967) is a British diplomat currently serving as British Ambassador to Greece.
John Lemmon Edward John Lemmon (1 June 1930 – 29 July 1966) was a logician and philosopher born in Sheffield, England.
John Lyly John Lyly (Lilly or Lylie; c. 1553 or 1554 – November 1606) was an English writer, poet, dramatist, playwright, and politician, best known for his books Euphues, The Anatomy ...
John Micklethwait John Micklethwait (born 1962) is the editor-in-chief of The Economist.
John Norris (1721-1786) John Norris (1721 – 29 June 1786) was an English merchant and a member of the landed gentry.
John Perceval, 1st Earl of Egmont John Perceval, 1st Earl of Egmont, PC, FRS, known as Sir John Perceval, 5t, from 1691 to 1715, as The Lord Perceval from 1715 to 1722 and as The Viscount Perceval from 1722 to ...
John Redwood John Alan Redwood (born 15 June 1951) is a British Conservative Party politician and Member of Parliament for Wokingham in Berkshire.
John Russell (VC) Captain John Fox Russell VC MC (27 January 1893 – 6 November 1917) was a Welsh recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enem...
John Scarlett Sir John McLeod Scarlett (born 18 August 1948) was Chief of the British Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) from 2004 to 2009.
John Scudamore, 1st Viscount Scudamore John Scudamore, 1st Viscount Scudamore (22 March 1601 – 19 May 1671) was an English diplomat and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1621 and 1629.
John Sherry John Sherry (c. 1506 - 1555), was the Anglican Archdeacon of Lewes in East Sussex, England, between 1542 and 1551.
John Somers-Smith John Robert Somers-Smith (15 December 1887 – 1 July 1916) was a British rower who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
John Stainer Sir John Stainer (6 June 1840 – 31 March 1901) was an English composer and organist whose music, though not generally much performed today (with the exception of The Crucifixion, still heard...
John Tilney Sir John Dudley Robert Tarleton Tilney, TD was the great grandson of the founder of RJ Tilney & Co.
John Turner John Napier Wyndham Turner, PC, CC, QC (born June 7, 1929) is a Canadian lawyer and retired politician, who served as the 17th Prime Minister of Canada from June 30 to September 17, 1984.
John Vesey John Vesey or Veysey (1462?–1554) was an English bishop.
John Wallis (Arabic scholar) John Wallis (1674 or 1675 – 28 January 1738) was Laudian Professor of Arabic at the University of Oxford from 1703 until his death.
John Wilson (Scottish writer) John Wilson of Elleray FRSE (18 May 1785 – 3 April 1854) was a Scottish advocate, literary critic and author, the writer most frequently identified with the pseudonym Christopher North of ...
John Wolfenden, Baron Wolfenden John Frederick Wolfenden, Baron Wolfenden, CBE (26 February 1906, Swindon, Wiltshire – 18 January 1985, Guildford, Surrey) was a British educationalist probably best remembered for chairing the ...
John Zachary Young John Zachary Young FRS (18 March 1907 – 4 July 1997), generally known as "JZ" or "JZY", was an English zoologist and neurophysiologist, described as "one of the most influential biologis...
Jon Stallworthy Jon (Howie) Stallworthy (born 18 January 1935 in London) FBA FRSL is Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Oxford.
Jonathan Keates Jonathan Keates, is an English writer, biographer, novelist and Chairman of the Venice in Peril Fund.
Jonathan Rendall Jonathan Rendall (11 June 1964 – C. 23 January 2013) was a Somerset Maugham Award-winning British writer.
Jonathan Sumption Jonathan Philip Chadwick Sumption, Lord Sumption, PC, OBE, is a British judge and medieval historian.
Jonathon Porritt The Hon. Sir Jonathon Espie Porritt, 2nd Baronet, CBE (born 6 July 1950), is a British environmentalist and writer, perhaps best known for his championing of Green issues and his advocacy of the...
Joseph Addison (diplomat) Sir Joseph Addison KCMG (1879 – 24 November 1953) was British ambassador to the Baltic States, and to Czechoslovakia during the rise of Nazi Germany.
Julius Caesar (judge) Sir Julius Caesar (1557/155818 April 1636) was an English judge and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1589 and 1622.
Kallistos Ware Kallistos Ware (born Timothy Ware on 11 September 1934) is an English bishop within the Eastern Orthodox Church under the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople and one of the best-know...
Katie Mitchell Katrina Jane Mitchell, OBE (born 23 September 1964) is an English theatre director.
Keith Joseph Keith Sinjohn Joseph, Baron Joseph, Bt, CH, PC (17 January 1918 – 10 December 1994), was a British barrister and politician.
Keith P. Ellison Keith P. Ellison (born 1950 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas.
Keith Robbins Professor Keith Gilbert Robbins DLitt FRSE FRHistS FLSW (born 9 April 1940) is a historian and former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wales, Lampeter.
Kenji Yoshino Kenji Yoshino (born c. 1969) is a legal scholar and the Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at New York University School of Law.
Kenneth Baker, Baron Baker of Dorking Kenneth Wilfred Baker, Baron Baker of Dorking, CH, PC (born 3 November 1934), is a British politician, a former Conservative MP and a Life Member of the Tory Reform Group.
Kenneth Carlisle Sir Kenneth Melville Carlisle (born 25 March 1941) is a politician in the United Kingdom.
Kenneth Tynan Kenneth Peacock Tynan (2 April 1927 – 26 July 1980) was an English theatre critic and writer.
Kirsty Milne Kirsty Mairi Milne (25 January 1964 – 9 July 2013) was a Scottish journalist and academic.
Lord Alfred Douglas Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas (22 October 187020 March 1945), nicknamed Bosie, was a British author, poet and translator, better known as the friend and lover of the writer Oscar Wilde.
Lord Frederick Windsor The Lord Frederick Michael George David Louis Windsor (born 6 April 1979), also nicknamed Freddie Windsor, is a British financial analyst, and the only son of Prince and Princess Michael o...
Lord Ivor Spencer-Churchill The Lord Ivor Charles Spencer-Churchill was the younger son of the 9th Duke of Marlborough and his first wife, the former Consuelo Vanderbilt, an American railroad heiress.
Louis Theroux Louis Sebastian Theroux (born May 20, 1970) is a British journalist and broadcaster.
Lovraj Kumar Lovraj Kumar (1926 - 1994) was an Indian civil servant who had a role in forming Indian economic policies from the late 1950s until the early 1980s.
Malcolm Fraser John Malcolm Fraser (born 21 May 1930) is a former Australian Liberal Party politician who was the 22nd Prime Minister of Australia.
Malcolm Nokes Malcolm Cuthbert Nokes MC MA BSc (20 May 1897 – 22 November 1986) was a British schoolteacher, soldier, research scientist and Olympic athlete.
Malcolm Rogers (curator) Malcolm Rogers CBE (born 1948) is a British-born, American curator and art museum head who has served as the director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, since 1994.
Marrack Goulding Sir Marrack Goulding KCMG (2 September 1936 – 9 July 2010) was a British diplomat who served more than eleven years as Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Martha Lane Fox Martha Lane Fox, CBE is an English businesswoman and charity trustee, who has been engaged as a public servant chairperson on various e-commerce projects and investigations.
Martha Lane Fox, Baroness Lane-Fox Martha Lane Fox, Baroness Lane-Fox, CBE is an English businesswoman and charity trustee, who has been engaged as a public servant chairperson on various e-commerce projects and investigations.
Martin Gilbert Sir Martin John Gilbert, CBE, PC (born 25 October 1936) is a British historian and honorary Fellow of Merton College, University of Oxford.
Martin Kitchen Martin Kitchen is a British-Canadian historian, specialized in modern European history, with an emphasis on Germany.
Martin Lings Martin Lings (January 24, 1909 – May 12, 2005), also known as "Abu Bakr Siraj Ad-Din", was an English writer and scholar, a student and follower of Frithjof Schuon, and Shakespearean scholar.
Martin Routh Martin Joseph Routh (18 September 175522 December 1854) was an English classical scholar and President of Magdalen College, Oxford (1791–1854).
Marvin Krislov Marvin Krislov is the 14th president of Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio.
Matt Ridley Matthew White Ridley, 5th Viscount Ridley, DL, FRSL, FMedSci (born 7 February 1958), known commonly as Matt Ridley, is a British journalist who has written several popular science books.
Matthew d'Ancona Matthew d'Ancona (born 27 January 1968) is a British journalist.
Matthew Kneale Matthew Kneale (born 24 November 1960) is a British writer, best known for his 2000 novel English Passengers.
Michael Jay, Baron Jay of Ewelme Michael Hastings Jay, Baron Jay of Ewelme, GCMG (born 19 June 1946) is a former British diplomat and is currently Chairman of the House of Lords Appointments Commission.
Michael Kergin Michael Kergin is a Canadian career diplomat, who has been a member of the foreign service in some capacity since 1967, when he joined the Department of External Affairs.
Michael Kinsley Michael Kinsley (born March 9, 1951) is an American political journalist, commentator, television host, and pundit.
Michael Loewe Michael Loewe (born 1922), also known as M. A. N. Loewe, is a British academic and renowned sinologist who has authored dozens of books, articles, and other publications in the fields of C...
Michael Oldisworth Michael Oldisworth (1591 – c. 1659) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons variously between 1624 and 1653.
Michael Paton (priest) The Venerable Michael John Macdonald Paton was an eminent Anglican priest and author in the 20th century.
Michael Prestwich Michael Charles Prestwich OBE (born 30 January 1943) is an English historian, specialising on the history of medieval England, in particular the reign of Edward I. He is retired, having been Pr...
Michael Spence Andrew Michael Spence (born November 7, 1943, Montclair, New Jersey) is an American economist and recipient of the 2001 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, along with George A. Akerlof an...
Michael Wheeler-Booth Sir Michael Addison John Wheeler-Booth KCB (born 25 February 1934) is a British public servant and former Clerk of the Parliaments.
Mick Imlah Michael Ogilvie Imlah, better known as Mick Imlah, was a Scottish poet and editor.
Montek Singh Ahluwalia Montek Singh Ahluwalia (born 24 November 1943) is an Indian economist and civil servant who is currently the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of the Republic of India, a position which...
N. H. Gibbs Norman Henry Gibbs (17 April 1910, in London – 20 April 1990, in Whitney, Oxfordshire) was Chichele Professor of the History of War at Oxford University for 24 years from 1953 to 1977, the...
Niall Ferguson Niall Campbell Douglas Ferguson (born 18 April 1964) is a British historian.
Nicholas Boles Nicholas Edward Coleridge "Nick" Boles (born 2 November 1965) is a British Conservative Party politician who is the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Grantham and Stamford constituency in Lincol...
Nicholas D. Kristof Nicholas Donabet Kristof (born April 27, 1959) is an American journalist, author, op-ed columnist, and a winner of two Pulitzer Prizes.
Nicholas Kristof Nicholas Donabet Kristof (born April 27, 1959 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American journalist, author, op-ed columnist, and a winner of two Pulitzer Prizes.
Nicholas Orme Nicholas Orme is a British historian specialising in the Middle Ages and Tudor period, specialising in the history of children, and ecclesiastical history, with a particular interest in South We...
Nicholas Richardson Nicholas James Richardson was Warden of Greyfriars, Oxford, from 2004 until 2007.
Nicolas Browne-Wilkinson, Baron Browne-Wilkinson Nicolas Christopher Henry Browne-Wilkinson, Baron Browne-Wilkinson, PC (born 30 March 1930) is a former Senior Lord of Appeal in Ordinary in the United Kingdom and former Head of the Privy Counc...
Norman Davies Ivor Norman Richard Davies FBA, FRHistS (born 8 June 1939) is an English historian noted for his publications on the history of Europe, Poland and the United Kingdom.
Oleg Polunin Oleg Vladimirovitch Polunin (November 1914 – July 1985) was an English botanist, teacher and traveller.
Oliver Green-Wilkinson The Most Rev Francis Oliver Green-Wilkinson MC (7 May 1913 – 26 August 1970) was an eminent Anglican Archbishop in the third quarter of the 20th century.
Oliver Wrong Oliver Wrong studied Medicine at Magdalen and completed his clinical studies at the Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.
Oscar Wilde Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 185430 November 1900) was an Irish writer and poet.
Peter Heylin Peter Heylin or Heylyn (29 November 1599 – 8 May 1662) was an English ecclesiastic and author of many polemical, historical, political and theological tracts.
Peter Jensen (bishop) Peter Frederick Jensen (born 11 July 1943) is a retired Australian Anglican bishop.
Peter Mandler Peter Mandler (born 1958) is a historian at the University of Cambridge.
Peter Medawar Sir Peter Brian Medawar (28 February 1915 – 2 October 1987) was a British biologist born in Brazil, whose work on graft rejection and the discovery of acquired immune tolerance was fundamental ...
Peter Millar (journalist) Peter Millar is a British journalist, critic and author, primarily known for his reporting of the later days of the Cold War and fall of the Berlin Wall.
Peter Ramsbotham Peter Edward Ramsbotham, 3rd Viscount Soulbury, (8 October 1919 – 9 April 2010) was a British diplomat and colonial administrator.
Peter Smithers Sir Peter Henry Berry Otway Smithers (9 December 1913 in Yorkshire, England – 8 June 2006 in Vico Morcote, Switzerland) was a United Kingdom Conservative Party politician.
Philip Esler Philip Francis Esler (born 27 August 1952) is Portland Chair of New Testament Studies at the University of Gloucestershire.
Philip Fleming Philip Fleming (15 August 1889 – 13 October 1971) was a British merchant banker and rower who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Philip Frowde Philip Frowde (died 1738) was an English poet and dramatist.
Pico Iyer Pico Iyer (born 11 February 1957) is a British-born essayist and novelist of Indian origin.
Prince Tomohito of Mikasa Prince Tomohito of Mikasa was a member of the Imperial House of Japan and the eldest son of Takahito, Prince Mikasa and Yuriko, Princess Mikasa.
R. L. Holdsworth Romilly Lisle Holdsworth, commonly known as R. L. Holdsworth, (25 February 1899 – 20 June 1976) was a British scholar, academic, educationalist, cricketer and a distinguished Himalaya...
R.L. Holdsworth Romilly Lisle Holdsworth, February 25, 1899 - June 20, 1976, was a scholar, academic, educationalist, cricketer and a distinguished British Himalayan mountaineer.
Raghavan N. Iyer Raghavan Narasimhan Iyer(born 10 March 1930) was an Indian academic, political theorist and philosopher.
Ralph George Scott Bankes Ralph George Scott Bankes (24 October 1900 – 22 May 1948) was a British barrister and Diocesan Chancellor.
Ralph Winwood Sir Ralph Winwood (c. 1563 – 27 October 1617) was an English diplomat and politician.
Randy Minchew J. Randall "Randy" Minchew (born July 31, 1957, in Arlington, Virginia) is an American politician and lawyer.
Raymond Bonham Carter The Honourable Raymond Henry Bonham Carter (19 June 1929 – 17 January 2004) was a leading British banker, and a member of a distinguished British theatrical and political family.
Rebecca Pike Rebecca Pike is the Business presenter on the Simon Mayo Drivetime show on BBC Radio 2.
Reginald Johnston Sir Reginald Fleming Johnston, KCMG, CBE (13 October 1874–6 March 1938) was a Scottish academic, diplomat and tutor to Puyi, the last Emperor of China, and later appointed as the last Comm...
Reginald Pole Reginald Pole (12 March 1500 – 17 November 1558) was an English cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and the last Roman Catholic Archbishop of Canterbury, holding the office during the Counter ...
Richard Budworth Richard Thomas Dutton Budworth was an English rugby union forward who played club rugby for Blackheath and international rugby for England.
Richard Capel Richard Capel (1586–1656) was an English nonconforming clergyman of Calvinist views, a member of the Westminster Assembly, and for a period of his life a practicing physician.
Richard Chandler Richard Chandler (1738 – 9 February 1810) was an English antiquary.
Richard Durnford The Rt Rev Richard Durnford (3 November 1802 – 14 October 1895) was the Bishop of Chichester from 1870 to 1895.
Richard Evans (British diplomat) Sir Richard Mark Evans, KCMG, KCVO (Chinese: 伊文思爵士, 15 April 1928 – 24 August 2012) was a British diplomat who was the ambassador to the People's Republic of China from January 1984 to May 1988,...
Richard Garnons Williams Richard Davies Garnons Williams (15 June 1856 – 25 September 1915) was a Welsh international rugby union and forward who played club rugby for Brecon and Newport.
Richard Gombrich Richard Francis Gombrich (born 17 July 1937) is an Indologist and scholar of Sanskrit, Pāli, and Buddhist Studies.
Richard Henderson (bishop) Richard Crosbie Aitken Henderson is a clergyman who has served with the Church of Ireland and the Church of England.
Richard J. C. Atkinson Richard John Copland Atkinson CBE (22 January 1920 – 10 October 1994) was a British prehistorian and archaeologist.
Richard Parsons (bishop) Richard Godfrey Parsons was an Anglican bishop who served in three dioceses during the first half of the 20th century and a renowned liberal scholar.
Robert Ashley (writer) Robert Ashley (1565 – October 1641) was an English miscellaneous writer of the reigns of Elizabeth I andJames I, and Member of Parliament for Dorchester.
Robert B. Pirie, Jr. Robert B. Pirie, Jr. (born September 10, 1933) is a retired United States Navy officer and politician.
Robert Barclay Fox Robert Barclay Fox was a Falmouth businessman and Conservative Party politician in Cornwall.
Robert Blake, Baron Blake Robert Norman William Blake, Baron Blake (23 December 1916 – 20 September 2003) was an English historian.
Robert Boothby, Baron Boothby Robert John Graham Boothby, Baron Boothby, KBE (also known as Bob Boothby, 12 February 1900 – 16 July 1986) was a controversial British Conservative politician.
Robert Browne (of Frampton) Robert Browne (born c 1588, date of death unknown) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1624.
Robert Burchfield Robert William Burchfield CNZM, CBE (27 January 1923 – 5 July 2004) was a lexicographer, scholar, and writer, who edited the Oxford English Dictionary for thirty years to 1986, and was Chief...
Robert Conquest George Robert Acworth Conquest, CMG, OBE, FBA, FAAAS, FRSL, FBIS (born 15 July 1917) – known as Robert Conquest – is an Anglo-American historian and poet notable for his influential works ...
Robert Douglas Coe Robert Douglas Coe (February 27, 1902– May 26, 1985) was a career diplomat and the U.S. ambassador to Denmark from 1953 to 1957.
Robert Fane Robert George Cecil Fane (8 May 1796–1864) was an English judge.
Robert George Tomlinson Robert George Tomlinson was an English brewer and cricketer who played for Derbyshire between 1891 and 1893 and was later umpire in first class matches in Scotland.
Robert Gunther Robert William Theodore Gunther (23 August 1869 – 9 March 1940) was a historian of science, zoologist, and founder of the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford.
Robert Hall, Baron Roberthall Robert Lowe Hall, Baron Roberthall, KCMG, CB (6 March 1901 – 17 September 1988) was an Australian born economist who served as chief economic advisor to the British government from 1947 to 1961.
Robert Hardy Robert Hardy, CBE, FSA (born 29 October 1925) is an English actor with a long career in the theatre, film and television.
Robert Hawker Robert Hawker (1753–1827) was a Devonian vicar of the Anglican Church and the most prominent of the vicars of Charles Church, Plymouth, Devon.
Robert Hudson, 1st Viscount Hudson Robert Spear Hudson, 1st Viscount Hudson CH PC (15 August 1886 – 2 February 1957) was a British Conservative Party politician who held a number of ministerial posts during the Second World War.
Robert Peverell Hichens Robert Peverell Hichens DSO DSC & 2 Bars (2 March 1909 – 13 April 1943) was the most highly decorated officer of the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve (RNVR), being awarded two Distinguished Ser...
Robin Blaze Robin Blaze (born 1971 in Manchester) is an English countertenor.
Robin Dunbar Professor Robin Ian MacDonald Dunbar (born 28 June 1947) is a British anthropologist and evolutionary psychologist and a specialist in primate behaviour.
Robin Evelegh Colonel Robin Evelegh (23 November 1932 – 15 May 2010) was a British Army officer who was author of Peace-Keeping in a Democratic Society-The Lessons of Northern Ireland (1978) which was based o...
Robin Lane Fox Robin James Lane Fox, FRSL (born 5 October 1946) is an English historian of antiquity and a gardening writer.
Robin Ward (Anglican priest) Robin Ward (born 1966) is a priest of the Church of England and the Principal of St Stephen's House, Oxford, a theological college in England.
Robin Ward (priest) Robin Ward (born 1966) is a priest of the Church of England and the Principal of St Stephen's House, Oxford, a theological college in England.
Roderick Parkes Sir Roderick Parkes, KCMG, OBE, was a British diplomat and colonial administrator.
Roderick Sarell Sir Roderick Sarell KCMG was a British diplomat who was ambassador to Libya and Turkey.
Roger Lewis Roger Lewis (born 26 February 1960) is a Welsh academic, biographer and journalist.
Roger Lumley, 11th Earl of Scarbrough (Lawrence) Roger Lumley, 11th Earl of Scarbrough, KG, GCSI, GCIE, GCVO, PC, DL TD (27 July 1896 – 29 June 1969) was a British Conservative statesman and former British Army general.
Roger Pratt (architect) Sir Roger Pratt (1620 – 20 February 1684) was an English gentleman-architect of the 17th century.
Ronald Armstrong-Jones Major Ronald Owen Lloyd Armstrong-Jones, MBE, QC (18 May 1899 – 27 January 1966) was a British soldier and the father of Antony Armstrong-Jones, the 1st Earl of Snowdon.
Ronald Dworkin Ronald Myles Dworkin, FBA (December 11, 1931 – February 14, 2013) was an American philosopher and scholar of constitutional law.
Roy Robinson, 1st Baron Robinson Roy Lister Robinson, 1st Baron Robinson, OBE (8 March 1883-5 September 1952), known as Sir Roy Robinson between 1931 and 1947, was a British forester and public servant.
Russ Feingold Russell Dana "Russ" Feingold (born March 2, 1953) is a lawyer and politician from the U.S. state of Wisconsin.
Sagarika Ghose Sagarika Ghose (born 8 November 1964) is an Indian journalist, news anchor and author.
Sam Leith Sam Leith (born 1 January 1974) is a British author, journalist and columnist.
Samuel Dunch Samuel Dunch (1593–1668) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1621 and 1653.
Samuel Foxe Samuel Foxe (1560–1630), was an English diarist and politician.
Scott Matheson, Jr. Scott Milne Matheson, Jr. (born July 1953) was the U.S. Attorney for the District of Utah from 1993 to 1997 and is a current federal Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
Sebastian Wood James Sebastian Lamin Wood, CMG (born 6 April 1961) is a British diplomat who is British Ambassador to China.
Selwyn Fremantle Sir Selwyn Howe Fremantle CSI CIE was a British administrator in India.
Sheffield Airey Neave Sheffield Airey Neave CMG OBE MRCP (20 April 1879 - 31 December 1961) was a British naturalist and entomologist.
Siddhartha Mukherjee Siddhartha Mukherjee (সিদ্ধার্থ মুখার্জী; born 1970) is an Indian-born American physician, scientist and writer best known for the 2010 book, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biograph...
Simon Chesterman Simon Chesterman is Dean and Professor of Law at the National University of Singapore.
Simon Forman Simon Forman (31 December 1552 – 5 or 12 September 1611) was an Elizabethan astrologer, occultist and herbalist active in London during the reigns of Queen Elizabeth I and James I of England.
Simon Fraser, 15th Lord Lovat Brigadier Simon Christopher Joseph Fraser, 15th Lord Lovat and 4th Baron Lovat, DSO, MC, TD (9 July 1911 in Beaufort Castle, Inverness, Scotland – 16 March 1995 in Beauly, Inverness-shire, Scotl...
Simon Manley Simon John Manley CMG (born 18 September 1967) is a British diplomat who became Ambassador to Spain in October 2013.
Simon Woods Simon Woods (born 1980) is an English actor best known for his role as Octavian in Season 2 of the British-American television series Rome and the 2005 Pride & Prejudice as Mr. Charles B...
Sir Anthony Rumbold, 10th Baronet Sir Anthony Rumbold, 10th Baronet, KCMG, KCVO, CB (7 March 1911 – 4 December 1983) was a British diplomat, ambassador to Thailand and Austria.
Sir Ralph Wedgwood, 4th Baronet Professor Sir Ralph Nicholas Wedgwood, 4th Baronet is a British philosopher Wedgwood was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the only son of Martin Wedgwood, later 3rd Baronet, and his ...
Sir Richard Hill, 2nd Baronet Sir Richard Hill, 2nd Baronet of Hawkstone (1732–1808), was a prominent religious revivalist and Tory member of Parliament for Shropshire 1780-1806.
Sir Richard Paget, 2nd Baronet Sir Richard Arthur Surtees Paget, 2nd Baronet (13 January 1869 – 23 October 1955) was a British barrister and amateur scientific investigator, who specialised in speech science and the origin of...
Sir Richard Worsley, 1st Baronet Sir Richard Worsley, 1st Baronet (c 1589 – 27 June 1621) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1614 and 1621.
Siôn Simon Siôn Llewelyn Simon (born 23 December 1968) is a British Labour politician, who served as the Member of Parliament for Birmingham Erdington from the 2001 General Election to the 2010 General Ele...
Stephen Breyer Stephen Gerald Breyer (born August 15, 1938) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Stephen Milligan Stephen David Wyatt Milligan (12 May 1948 – 7 February 1994) was a British Conservative politician and journalist.
Stephen Potts Stephen Potts is a British author of children’s books, particularly historical adventure novels set at sea.
Storer Clouston Joseph Storer Clouston was an Orcadian author and historian.
Stuart Sutherland Norman Stuart Sutherland, always known professionally as Stuart Sutherland, was a British psychologist and writer.
Swaminathan Aiyar Swaminathan S. Anklesaria Aiyar (born 12 October 1942) is a prominent Indian journalist and columnist.
T. E. Lawrence Thomas Edward Lawrence, CB, DSO (16 August 188819 May 1935), known professionally as T. E. Lawrence, was a British Army officer renowned especially for his liaison role during the Sinai an...
T. S. R. Boase Thomas Sherrer Ross Boase, MC, FBA (1898 – 1974) was an art historian, university teacher, and Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University.
Tankerville Chamberlayne Tankerville Chamberlayne (9 August 1843 – 17 May 1924) was a landowner in Hampshire and a member of parliament, serving the Southampton constituency three times, as an Independent and Conservative.
Terrence Malick Terrence Frederick Malick (born November 30, 1943) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Theophilus Gale Theophilus Gale (1628–1678) was an English educationalist, nonconformist and theologian of dissent.
Thomas Baylie Thomas Baylie (1582–1663) was an English clergyman, member of the Westminster Assembly, Fifth Monarchist and ejected minister.
Thomas Berkeley Sir Thomas Berkeley (11 July 1575 – 22 November 1611) was the son and heir apparent of Henry Berkeley, 7th Baron Berkeley, and a Member of Parliament for Gloucestershire from 1604 until 1611.
Thomas Coleman Thomas Coleman (1598–1647) was an English clergyman, known for his scholarship in the Hebrew language, which earned him the nickname ‘Rabbi Coleman’, and for his Erastian view of church polity.
Thomas Freeman (poet) Thomas Freeman, (ca. 1590 – 1630), was a minor English Jacobean poet and epigramist who is mostly remembered for writing an early poem addressed to Shakespeare.
Thomas Godwyn Thomas Godwyn D.D. was an English headmaster and scholar.
Thomas Helmore Thomas Helmore (7 May 1811 in Kidderminster – 6 July 1890 in Westminster) was a choirmaster, writer about singing and author and editor of hymns and carols.
Thomas Herbert Robertson (Thomas) Herbert Robertson (26 April 1849 – 11 July 1916) was a British barrister and Conservative politician.
Thomas Irvine Thomas Thurstan Irvine was an Anglican priest in the mid 20th Century.
Thomas Kingsmill Thomas Kingsmill was an English academic, Regius Professor of Hebrew at Oxford from 1570.
Thomas Leigh, 1st Baron Leigh Thomas Leigh, 1st Baron Leigh (1595 – 22 February 1672) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1628 to 1629.
Thomas Loveday (University administrator) Thomas Tudor Loveday (1875 - 4 March 1966) was Principal of Southampton University College (1920–22) and later Vice Chancellor of the University of Bristol (1922-1944).
Thomas Pakenham (historian) Thomas Francis Dermot Pakenham, 8th Earl of Longford, known simply as Thomas Pakenham, is an Anglo-Irish historian and arborist who has written several prize-winning books on the diverse s...
Thomas Penruddocke Thomas Penruddocke DL, of Compton Chamberlayne was a Wiltshire landowner and politician, briefly member of parliament for Wilton in 1679 and again in 1689.
Thomas Roe Sir Thomas Roe (c. 1581 – 6 November 1644) was an English diplomat of the Elizabethan and Jacobean periods.
Thomas Sparke Thomas Sparke (1548–1616) was an English clergyman, who represented the Puritan point of view both at the 1584 Lambeth Conference and the 1604 Hampton Court Conference.
Thomas Starkey Thomas Starkey was an English political theorist and humanist.
Thomas Sydenham Thomas Sydenham (10 September 1624 – 29 December 1689) was an English physician.
Thomas Whythorne Thomas Whythorne (1528–1595) was an English composer who wrote what some consider to be the earliest surviving autobiography in English.
Tom Denning, Baron Denning Alfred Thompson "Tom" Denning, Baron Denning, OM, PC, DL (23 January 1899 – 5 March 1999), commonly known as Lord Denning, was a British soldier, mathematician, lawyer and judge.
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William Greenhill William Greenhill (1591–1671) was an English nonconformist clergyman, independent minister, and member of the Westminster Assembly.
William Hague William Jefferson Hague FRSL MP (born 26 March 1961) is a British politician who has been the First Secretary of State and the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs since 2010.
William Henderson (priest) The Very Rev William George Henderson DD (1819 – 24 September 1905) was Dean of Carlisle from 1884 to his death in 1905.
William Henry Bliss William Henry Bliss (26 April 1835 – 8 March 1911) was an English scholar and Anglican convert to Catholicism.
William Holden Hutton William Holden Hutton was Dean of Winchester in the early decades of the twentieth century.
William Howard, 8th Earl of Wicklow William Cecil James Philip John Paul Howard, 8th Earl of Wicklow (30 October 1902 – 8 February 1978), styled Viscount Clonmore until 1946, was an Irish peer.
William Hume-Rothery William Hume-Rothery OBE FRS (15 May 1899 – 27 September 1968) was an English metallurgist who studied the constitution of alloys.
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William Neast William Neast (c. 1623 – c. 1670) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1653 and in 1656.
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William Rodgers, Baron Rodgers of Quarry Bank William Thomas Rodgers, Baron Rodgers of Quarry Bank, PC (born Liverpool 28 October 1928), usually known as William Rodgers but also often known as Bill Rodgers, was one of the "Gang...